Pelaton Platoon Trucks On Highway 80×60

Truck Platooning Technology Advances, with Skeptics

Old-school truckers brag about how closely they have tailgated, or drafted, behind another big rig as a way to catch a slipstream and save fuel. Truck manufacturers and vendors are investing heavily in technology that would allow trucks to safely draft off one another. So-called platoon technology allows tightly contained, digitally connected packs of two to five trucks to drive in formation to reduce wind resistance and increase fuel efficiency. read more at trucks.com